subacute

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

sub- +‎ acute

Adjective[edit]

subacute ‎(comparative more subacute, superlative most subacute)

  1. (medicine) Less than acute.
  2. (biology) Having a pointed tip, but with a broad or slightly rounded angle.

Translations[edit]

Noun[edit]

subacute ‎(plural subacutes)

  1. (medicine) A patient whose condition is less than acute.

Italian[edit]

Adjective[edit]

subacute

  1. Feminine plural form of subacuto